Letters to the Editor Archive

TONY PARKER: The corporate takeover of America

TONY PARKER: The corporate takeover of America

To the editor: ALEC  — the American Legislative Exchange Council - operates by creating model legislation for state governments, much of which involves privatizing government functions or creating policies that favor corporate profits over public interest.  For example, voter ID laws are authored by the ALEC organization. The organization’s end goal is corporate profit at the […]

AMANDA HUVER: Being involved

AMANDA HUVER: Being involved

To the editor: I am a Ferris State student in the Early Childhood Education program. I would like to share the importance of parents’ involvement in a child’s education. When a parent is involved with their child’s education, they are playing an active role in their child’s learning. Being involved can mean a lot of […]

DAVID PILGRIM: Ferris VP takes issue with  Pioneer’s shooting coverage

DAVID PILGRIM: Ferris VP takes issue with Pioneer’s shooting coverage

To the editor: The Pioneer’s coverage of the recent off-campus shooting in Big Rapids has been, in the main, spot on. However, the article “Police investigate suspects’ gang, Ferris Black Greek Council Icebreaker connections following Saturday’s shooting” missed the mark. The article stated that there is a direct link between the Black Greek Council (BGC) […]